The Rover: Theater Arts at Caltech
Presented By: Caltech Performing and Visual Arts
1870s New Orleans. Mardi Gras.
Three women: the first to be married to a rich Spanish noble; the second destined to live out her life in confinement; the thrid the most famous courtesan in the South.
A Colonel, his Lieutenant, a sailor and a carpetbagger in town looking for love, dance and romance. Add to the mix Tejano Spanish aristocracy, servants, revelers and thieves.
Live Cajun Creole music! A cast of 40! A clash of honor and morals!
What happens when these women push beyond social boundaries in search of fulfillment in this postbellum romance-adventure?
Directed by TACIT director Brian Brophy, the resituated play was originally penned by Aphra Behn, England's first professional female writer.
The play will also be performed on:
Friday, February 24, 2012 - 8 p.m.
Saturday, February 25, 2012 - 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, February 26, 2012 - 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 3, 2012 - 2:30 p.m.
Tickets for this production can be purchased at Brown Paper Tickets. Call Caltech Performing and Visual Arts at (626) 395-3295 for further information.
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